New Concert: 5 July Stabat Mater

Gloriana delves into the world of Claudio Monteverdi’s secular music with two great madrigal cycles from the Sixth Book of Madrigals.

In their dramatic range and expressive power both the Lamento d’Arianna and the Sestina rank among Monteverdi’s finest achievements.

The world of Monteverdi’s madrigals finds a 20th century counterpart in Morten Lauridsen’s thrilling Fire Songs, composed in 1987.

Moving from secular to sacred we present Pergolesi’s much-loved Stabat Mater, in a startling new transcription for a cappella choir.

Concert Details

2:30pm Sunday July 5
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Church
Cnr of Rathdowne and Pelham Sts, Carlton

Programme Details

  • Claudio Monteverdi (1567-1643) Lamento d’Arianna/Sestina from Il Sesto Libro de Madrigali (1614)
  • Morten Lauridsen (b1943) Six Fire Songs on Italian Renaissance Poems
  • Giovanni Battista Pergolesi (1710-1736) Stabat Mater
    (transcription for a cappella choir by Andrew Raiskums, 2015)

Tickets: Pre-purchased: $30 (available for collection at the door 30 minutes prior). On the day: $35 at the door. Student rush $15.

Phone bookings: 03 8319 0942
EFT: Beautiful Noises Pty Ltd BSB: 013 017 Account: 270 481 692
Please advise us of your transfer by email or on 03 8319 0942

Cheques payable to:
Beautiful Noises Pty Ltd, 18 Yanigin Dve, Glen Waverley 3150. Please attach your name and phone number with your cheque.

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